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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
Business/professional/labor/political/& similar organizations
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By detailed employment size By year
 
U.S. - Business/professional/labor/political/& similar organizations by Employment Size of Enterprise
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 66,707 68,733 511,602 15,068,485
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 4,375 4,383 0 122,013
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 39,215 39,222 77,774 1,750,395
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 11,692 11,745 76,998 1,807,232
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 6,584 6,734 87,460 2,178,197
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,225 4,963 152,475 4,699,570
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 514 1,138 78,751 3,197,371
Firms with 500 employees or more 102 548 38,144 1,313,707
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Professional and similar organizations - by Year
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
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data
Year Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to 2008 detail 2008 60,364 8.1% 1.1% 0.2% 519,279 55.4% 26.0% 8.9%
link to 2007 detail 2007 61,499 8.1% 1.1% 0.2% 519,905 55.1% 25.4% 8.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 63,534 8.2% 1.1% 0.1% 546,048 55.5% 25.8% 8.9%
link to 2005 detail 2005 64,973 7.8% 1.0% 0.1% 534,365 53.8% 24.1% 7.5%
link to 2004 detail 2004 64,068 7.8% 1.0% 0.1% 535,002 54.0% 24.7% 8.0%
link to 2003 detail 2003 63,585 7.8% 1.0% 0.1% 522,874 53.6% 23.9% 6.8%
link to 2002 detail 2002 65,708 7.8% 1.0% 0.1% 524,027 53.5% 23.2% 6.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 66,468 7.5% 1.0% 0.2% 528,732 54.3% 24.8% 8.4%
link to 2000 detail 2000 66,963 7.4% 1.0% 0.1% 529,231 53.9% 24.3% 8.1%
link to 1999 detail 1999 66,707 7.3% 0.9% 0.2% 511,602 52.7% 22.8% 7.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 68,067 7.0% 0.9% 0.1% 500,357 51.0% 21.4% 6.4%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?